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Europa
Reviewed 12 May 2014

I enjoyed my stay in HOTEL PARADOR IN MANUEL ANTONIO, Costa Rica. Typical spanish, ancient style decoration. The hotel good even if is not in the centre but on the hill with a nice view on the ocean and national park of Manauel Antonio. Rooms are big and the facilieties are ok. There is shuttle service to the beach and...

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Carlos C, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Parador, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Parador Resort & Spa for your vacation in Manuel Antonio. We are so happy to hear that you had a relaxing vacation in our resort and enjoyed the amazing wildlife that surrounds the resort. Thank you for sharing your experience in this forum. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Pura...

Leicestershire
Reviewed 11 May 2014

The hotel Parador is a lovely place for a relaxing break. It is very isolated and on a peninsula about 3 miles from the national park of Manuel Antonio. Our room was very large with two queen sized beds, free WiFi, coffee maker and fridge. The hotel and three pools plus a Jacuzzi - but the Jacuzzi did not work...

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Carlos C, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Parador, responded to this review

Dear Fleckney, Thank you for choosing Parador Resort & Spa for your vacation in Manuel Antonio. We are very happy to hear that you had a wonderful relaxing time and enjoyed the amazing wildlife surrounding our resort! Thank you for sharing you experience in this forum. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Pura vida!

Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 11 May 2014

We stayed (actually I'm writing this on our third day at the resort) for four days at the start of two weeks in Costa Rica. It's been really lovely. We were greeted when we arrived with cold towels and iced grape juice, the room is lovely (on the terrace level with a jungle view- great the watch afternoon rain roll...

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Carlos C, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Parador, responded to this review

Dear Caron, Thank you for choosing Parador Resort & Spa for your vacation in Manuel Antonio. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your vacation and had a relaxing time in our resort. Thank you for sharing your experience in this forum. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Pura vida!

Reviewed 8 May 2014

Great location with unbelievable views. Nice nature walks throughout the grounds making encounters with monkeys and lizards very likely. Recommend the newer building although the older one has a much nicer pool and more eating choices. Our room, 420, a premium king on the t floor was nice. Only complaints would be th wage showing in the shower/tub as it...

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Carlos C, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Parador, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Parador Resort & Spa for your vacation in Manuel Antonio. We are happy to hear that you had a wonderful relaxing time and experienced the amazing wildlife surrounding our resort. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Pura vida!

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 8 May 2014

This hotel definitely exceeded my expectations! The free breakfast every morning was a variety of different items that had something for everyone. It was nice to have this included in the rate and it was a great start to each day. Everyday from 5-7 there is also happy hour at the bar which has drinks for $5 which was also...

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Carlos C, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Parador, responded to this review

Dear Jessica, Thank you for choosing Parador Resort & Spa for your vacation in Manuel Antonio. We are so happy to hear that our resort exceed your expectations! Thank you for sharing your experience about your stay including the Mysteries of the Night tour, which is one of our guests' favorite tours! We hope to welcome you back in the...

Carlisle,MA
Reviewed 4 May 2014

My sister, son and I recently went to Costa Rica and spent 4 nights at the Parador. I cant say enough good things about our experience there. We had a nice room with a wonderful balcony that had a beautiful view of the pool and the ocean. The facilities were top notch. We would spend our mornings doing various activities...

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Carlos C, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Parador, responded to this review

Dear Lisa, Thank you for choosing Parador Resort & Spa for your vacation in Manuel Antonio. We are happy to hear that you had a wonderful relaxing time and enjoyed the amenities that we have to offer. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Pura vida!

Purcellville, Virginia
Reviewed 29 April 2014

This is a lovely hotel. Great staff - friendly and helpful. Very nice rooms, with awesome views from a very spacious balcony. A great breakfast buffet, lovely pools with swim up bars and monkeys on the property!! The setting is beautiful enough to make you not mind the taxi ride to any of the local restaurants ($10 each way) A...

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Carlos C, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Parador, responded to this review

Dear Michelle, Thank you for choosing Parador Resort & Spa for your vacation in Manuel Antonio. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed the views, the amazing wildlife surrounding our resort, restaurant, amenities and activities. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Pura vida!

Reviewed 29 April 2014 via mobile

Nice location, good pool, mini golf for families but a bit dirty around the terraces, no wifi in the room, expensive laundry service, poor service (trying but struggling) and restaurant short of expectations. They do provide towels for the beach and there is in theory a shuttle to the national park every 90 minutes though the driver did not show...

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Carlos C, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Parador, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are very sad to hear that Parador did not meet your expectations. Nevertheless, thank you for choosing Parador for your stay in Manuel Antonio and for sharing your feedback as it helps us improve our product and service. Pura vida!

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 25 April 2014

OK, this resort WOWED us on this trip. It was better than what I had expected. We upgraded to the Master Suites, well worth the price I must say. We relaxed on the balcony overlooking the point on Manual Antonio National Park. We participated in a couple of the nature hikes on the resort and it's incredible. Wish we had...

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Lydia G, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Parador, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review: we love to hear when we exceed expectations! :) Manuel Antonio is indeed a magical place and we very much look forward to your return next year. Pura vida, amigos!

New York City, New York
Reviewed 24 April 2014

The staff were extremely polite, helpful and very welcoming. The resort is beautiful! Every detail is met and everything throughout the property is immaculate! The Hotel Management met all of our expectations. They were Professional, courteous and accommodating Our bedroom was very clean and fully equipped. There were 3 of us (2 adults and a child) so we opted for...

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Dear Guest, Thank you so much for choosing Parador for your vacation in Manuel Antonio. We are so pleased to hear about your experience and that you fully enjoyed all that Parador has to offer - from the amazing wildlife surrounding the resort to the excursions offered by our tour desk, Quepos Verde Aventura. Many thanks for commending our nature...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Parador Resort & Spa, Costa Rica’s premier eco-luxury resort. Sitting high above the Central Pacific coastline, this award-winning hotel is built on 12 acres of rainforest in beautiful Manuel Antonio, just minutes from Costa Rica’s best beaches.Known for its dedication to preserving and protecting Mother Nature as well as its first-class amenities, Parador offers a long list of activities for your enjoyment and a staff ready to accommodate your every need. Experience inspired cuisine. Take a walk along a white sand beach. Swing through the rainforest canopy. Or simply relax and take in the view from your splendid suite. It’s all about responsible luxury, pura vida style. Parador Resort & Spa… Where Green Is More Than Just A Color. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Parador

Address: | Quepos, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range: ₹ 17,407 - ₹ 39,720 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Parador 4*
Number of rooms: 121
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#2 Top resorts Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
#4 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
#5 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
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